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Obama honors Clinton, Oprah, others with freedom medal
Nov. 20, 2013 in Nation/World WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is bestowing the Presidential Medal of Freedom on more than a dozen prominent Americans 50 years after the death of the award’s founder, President John … 59
Lance: I lied, I cheated; Slouch: What a revelation!
Jan. 22, 2013 in Sports on Page B1 Lance Armstrong went on national television last week – well, he appeared on something called the OWN network – and, in a “worldwide exclusive,” told Oprah Winfrey he had doped … 1
Oprah: Lance Armstrong admitted doping
Jan. 15, 2013 in Nation/World, Sports AUSTIN, Texas — Lance Armstrong has finally come clean. Armstrong confessed to doping during an interview with Oprah Winfrey taped Monday, just a couple of hours after a wrenching apology … 19
Lance: This is how you come clean?
Jan. 15, 2013 in Sports on Page B1 LOS ANGELES – The Tour de Fraud, Lance Armstrong version, continues. Tighten your helmet chinstraps and grab your handlebars. Armstrong apparently has ‘fessed up. To Oprah.
Oprah’s OWN network makes impressive debut
Jan. 7, 2011 in Features on Page C5 OWN, the new cable network from Oprah Winfrey, got off to an impressive start in the ratings. For its premiere last Saturday, OWN was the No. 3 cable network among …
Final season of ‘Oprah’ to focus on viewers
Sept. 10, 2010 in Features on Page D4 The 25th and final season of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” starts Monday and the talk-show host says she plans to focus on the people she thinks are responsible for her …
Winfrey says prayer, thought influenced exit
Nov. 20, 2009 in Nation/World Holding back tears, Oprah Winfrey told her studio audience Friday that she would end her show in 2011 after a quarter-century on the air, saying “prayer and careful thought” led …
‘Oprah’ to end in 2011 after 25-year run
Nov. 20, 2009 in Nation/World on Page A3 CHICAGO – “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” an iconic broadcast that grew over two decades into a daytime television powerhouse and the foundation of a multibillion-dollar media empire, will end its …
Winfrey to announce show will end in 2011
Nov. 19, 2009 in Business, Nation/World “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” an iconic broadcast that grew from a local Chicago talk show into the foundation of a multibillion dollar media empire, will end its run in 2011 … 2
Palin coy about 2012 run, but door is open
Nov. 17, 2009 in Nation/World Sarah Palin said in an interview broadcast Tuesday that a 2012 presidential bid is “not on my radar,” but wouldn’t rule out playing some role in the next presidential election. 1